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Answer to Ayn Rand

John W. Robbins

Answer to Ayn Rand

[a critique of the philosophy of objectivism]

by John W. Robbins

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Published by Robbins in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rand, Ayn -- Philosophy,
  • Objectivism (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 147.

    StatementJohn W. Robbins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB945.R234 R6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination147 p. ;
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5059208M
    LC Control Number74022932

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Petersburg, was the daughter of a middle-class family. After communism came to power inher father's small business was confiscated, and the .Edited by Robert Mayhew.

After the publication of "Atlas Shrugged" inAyn Rand turned to nonfiction writing and occasional lecturing.

The taped lectures and the question-and-answer sessions that followed not only added an eloquent new dimension to Ayn Rand's ideas and beliefs, but a fresh and spontaneous insight into Ayn Rand herself.Some of her answers are retained as part of the Q&A here, and others are available in the book Ayn Rand Answers: The Best of Her Q&A, edited by Robert Mayhew.

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